Heyward, Dorothy, 1890-1961

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Playwright and novelist; b. Dorothy Hartzell Kuhns; married DuBose Heyward.

From the description of Papers, [ca. 1850]-1976 (bulk 1918-1961). (The South Carolina Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 70970892

Dorothy Hartzell Kuhns Heyward (1890-1961) was the wife of writer DuBose Heyward (1885-1940).

From the description of Letter, [1931 Mar. 2], Dawn Hill, Hendersonville, N.C., to Mrs. E.C. Plimpton, Newton Center, Mass. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 55752801

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creatorOf Heyward, Dorothy, 1890-1961. The lighted house; a play in prologue and three acts. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Breen, Robert, 1914-. Papers, [ca. 1935-ca. 1979]. Ohio State University Libraries
creatorOf Heyward, Dorothy. Denmark Vesey takes the stand : music theatre for tenor singer-actor and ensemble [music] / music by Vincent Plush. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Agor, Yaʻaḳov. 880-01 Porgy and Bess, a musical, in Israel. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
creatorOf Wood, Audrey, 1905-. Audrey Wood Papers, 1863-1984 (bulk 1900-1984). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Berezowsky, Nicolai, 1900-1953. Babar the elephant / by Nicolai Berezowsky. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Wilson, James Southall, 1880-1963. Papers of James Southall Wilson [manuscript], 1921-1976. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Heyward, Dorothy, 1890-1961. Letter, [1931 Mar. 2], Dawn Hill, Hendersonville, N.C., to Mrs. E.C. Plimpton, Newton Center, Mass. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn Durham, Frank. Frank Durham papers, 193u-1972. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Cape Town Opera Voice of the Nation. 880-01 Porgi ṿe-Bes. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
referencedIn Audrey Wood Papers TXRC01-A0., 1863, 1900-1984, n.d. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Heyward, Dorothy, 1890-1961. South Pacific, by Dorothy Heyward and Howard Rigsby. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Heyward, Dorothy, 1890-1961. Porgy; a play in three acts, by Dorothy & Du Bose Heyward. From the novel "Porgy" by Du Bose Heyward. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Robert Benney research materials, 1926-1978 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
creatorOf Heyward, Dorothy, 1890-1961. Papers, [ca. 1850]-1976 (bulk 1918-1961). South Carolina Historical Society
creatorOf Glasgow, Ellen Anderson Gholson, 1873-1945. Papers of Ellen Glasgow [manuscript], 1880-1963. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Beach, H. H. A., Mrs., 1867-1944. Letters of Amy Beach, 1917, 1922. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn John Mason Brown papers, 1922-1967. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Heyward, Dorothy, 1890-1961. Correspondence to Van Wyck Brooks, 1960. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Heyward, Dorothy, 1890-1961. "Mamba's daughters;" a play by Dorothy and DuBose Heyward, dramatized from the novel "Mamba's daughters," by DuBose Heyward. New York Public Library System, NYPL
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associatedWith Banks, Nathaniel. person
associatedWith Beach, H. H. A., Mrs., 1867-1944. person
associatedWith Benney, Robert, 1904-2001 person
associatedWith Berezowsky, Nicolai, 1900-1953. person
associatedWith Breen, Robert, 1914- person
associatedWith Breen, Robert S. person
correspondedWith Brown, John Mason, 1900-1969 person
associatedWith De Jagers, Dorothy. person
associatedWith Durham, Frank. person
associatedWith Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. person
associatedWith Glasgow, Ellen Anderson Gholson, 1873-1945. person
associatedWith Godden, Rumer, 1907-1998. person
associatedWith Hartzell family. family
associatedWith Hayward family. family
associatedWith Heyward, DuBose, 1885-1940, person
associatedWith Heyward, Jennifer, b. 1930. person
associatedWith Kuhn family. family
associatedWith Kuhns family. family
associatedWith MacDowell Colony (Peterborough, N.H.) corporateBody
associatedWith Paulton, Edward A. (Edward Antonio), 1866-1939. person
associatedWith Plush, Vincent, person
associatedWith Rigsby, Howard, person
associatedWith Rumsey, John, dramatist. person
associatedWith Ryder, Maxwell. person
associatedWith Wilson, James Southall, 1880-1963. person
associatedWith Wood, Audrey, 1905-1985 person
associatedWith Wood, Jenifer DuBose Heyward, 1930-1984. person
associatedWith Wrenshall family. family
Place Name Admin Code Country
Hendersonville (N.C.)
North Carolina
South Carolina
United States
Subject
Advertising--Cosmetics
Drama (American)
Prompt-book
Depressions--1929--Personal narratives
Occupation
Women dramatists, American
Women novelists, American
Women librettists--United States
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Birth 1890-06-06

Death 1961-11-19

Female

Americans

English

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